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s-c-i-guy:

A User’s Guide to the Human Body: The Muscle Edition
This infographic describes skeletal muscles, which are structurally different from heart muscle and the smooth muscle that controls digestion. Unlike heart and smooth muscle, skeletal muscle can be voluntarily controlled.
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s-c-i-guy:

A User’s Guide to the Human Body: The Muscle Edition

This infographic describes skeletal muscles, which are structurally different from heart muscle and the smooth muscle that controls digestion. Unlike heart and smooth muscle, skeletal muscle can be voluntarily controlled.

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justbeingnamaste:

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.The latter cannot understand itwhen a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudicesbut honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.~Albert Einstein ~

justbeingnamaste:


Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
The latter cannot understand it
when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices
but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

~Albert Einstein ~

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sagansense:

womeninspace:

Dava Newman nominated for NASA Deputy Administrator
According to SpaceNews, Obama nominated Dava Newman for the position of Deputy Administrator at NASA. The position was held by Lori Garver from 2009 to 2013 and has since been vacant.
Dava Newman is a professor at MIT and director of the MIT Portugal Program. She is most well known for her work on a formfitting spacesuit, pictured above.
Read Dava Newman’s MIT bio here
[Image: Dava Newman in the form fitting Biosuit.]

sagansense:

womeninspace:

Dava Newman nominated for NASA Deputy Administrator

According to SpaceNews, Obama nominated Dava Newman for the position of Deputy Administrator at NASA. The position was held by Lori Garver from 2009 to 2013 and has since been vacant.

Dava Newman is a professor at MIT and director of the MIT Portugal Program. She is most well known for her work on a formfitting spacesuit, pictured above.

Read Dava Newman’s MIT bio here

[Image: Dava Newman in the form fitting Biosuit.]

cityvillain:

The Fourth Sex

cityvillain:

The Fourth Sex

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magictransistor:

Thomas Wright. An Original Theory or New Hypothesis of the Universe. 1750.

Contd from here

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kireinahana:

spoken-not-written:

stunningpicture:

When radiologists take a selfie

dead

kireinahana:

spoken-not-written:

stunningpicture:

When radiologists take a selfie

dead

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scientificillustration:

Trunk’s muscles [MM-DA-185 - 31 x 51 cm] by Center for Image in Science and Art _ UL on Flickr.
freshphotons:

“Jim Olson shows off his tattoo, which represents the knot of disulfide bonds at the center of the chlorotoxin molecule.” Via

freshphotons:

Jim Olson shows off his tattoo, which represents the knot of disulfide bonds at the center of the chlorotoxin molecule.” Via